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Ex-Seekonk day care worker charged with assault claims it was an accident

The Sun Chronicle - Wed, 04/05/2017 - 14:07
SEEKONK — The lawyer for a former local day care worker fired and charged with assault for injuring a 17-month-old girl last month said Wednesday the incident was an accident.

Financial literacy a student life skills class at Attleboro Community Academy

The Sun Chronicle - Wed, 04/05/2017 - 13:52
ATTLEBORO — McKayla Gray says every time she gets paid for her babysitting job, she tends to immediately spend all her money on clothes.

Newcomers top North Attleboro selectmen, school committee races

The Sun Chronicle - Tue, 04/04/2017 - 22:59
NORTH ATTLEBORO — North Attleboro voters elected two political newcomers to the town’s two major boards Tuesday night — both candidates topping their tickets and ousting incumbents on the board of selectmen and school committee.

In North Attleboro, game taunts lead to investigation

The Sun Chronicle - Tue, 04/04/2017 - 22:46
NORTH ATTLEBORO — The school superintendent’s office is investigating reports that a North Attleboro High School football and track coach orchestrated taunts targeting an Attleboro High School girls’ basketball player during a game played in February.

North Attleboro voters oust incumbents, approve charter commission

The Sun Chronicle - Tue, 04/04/2017 - 22:25
NORTH ATTLEBORO — The possibility of revamping local government is a step closer.

North Attleboro voters okay charter commission

The Sun Chronicle - Tue, 04/04/2017 - 22:23
NORTH ATTLEBORO — Governmental change may be in North Attleboro’s future.

Area under flood watch as more rain looms

The Sun Chronicle - Tue, 04/04/2017 - 22:17
April is living up to its rainy reputation as the Attleboro area Thursday is slated to be hit with its third major rainstorm within a week.

With legalization of marijuana comes danger for pets

The Sun Chronicle - Tue, 04/04/2017 - 22:05
As marijuana becomes increasingly legal and available across the United States, its potential health effects on humans may continue to be debated, but veterinarians warn the substance can be harmful to pets.

Special post office passport session in Attleboro Saturday

The Sun Chronicle - Tue, 04/04/2017 - 15:08
ATTLEBORO — Postal clerks will hold a special session for people applying for passports this Saturday afternoon at the Attleboro post office on Pleasant Street.

Westport man wanted on warrants arrested in Attleboro after foot chase

The Sun Chronicle - Tue, 04/04/2017 - 12:41
ATTLEBORO — A man apprehended by police after running through a back yard on Veery Road was wanted on warrants from outstanding cases in Fall River.